Congratulations to Oussama Marzouk, Ph.D. student at HEC Montréal supervised by Michèle Breton, who obtained a $20,000 scholarship for his research project on counterparty risk and collateral management for over-the-counter derivatives. This scholarship is awarded by the Montréal Exchange under the Canadian Derivatives Exchange Scholars Program.
On June 4, 2015 at Hamilton, Professor Miguel F. Anjos from Polytechnique Montréal was awarded the title of Fellow at the Canadian Academy of Engineering.
Title: Le problème de tournées de véhicules avec cueillettes, livraisons, fenêtres de temps et contraintes de manutention
Warren Hare, University of British Columbia, Canada
- Suzanne Shontz, The University of Kansas, USA
- Wil Schilders, Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands
Arthur Charpentier, Departement of Mathematics, UQÀM, from September 1, 2014 to May 31, 2016.
Debbie Dupuis, Department of Management Sciences, HEC Montréal, from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016.
Gilbert Laporte, Department of Management Sciences, HEC Montréal, from June 1 to December 31, 2015 and from June 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016.
Jean-Philippe Waaub, Department of Geography, UQÀM, from June 1, 2015 to May 31, 2016.
On May 22, 2015, Polytechnique Montréal launched the Canada Excellence Research Chair in Data Science for Real-Time Decision-Making. Indeed, Professor Andrea Lodi, Polytechnique Montréal, will be the the holder and he will collaborate with several researchers and teams of GERAD.
For more information, visit Polytechnique Montréal website.
Congratulations to Claudio Contardo, Professor at the Department of Management and Technology at UQÀM, who received the award for young researcher. As well as Diego Amaya, Professor at the Department of Finance at UQÀM, who received the award for the best publication for his article entitled "Does Realized Skewness Predict the Cross-Section of Stock Returns?" published in Journal of Financial Economics.
These awards were obtained during a ceremony that occured on May 14, 2015. For more information, click here.
Andreas A. Malikopoulos, Urban Dynamics Institute, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
Andrea Lodi, University of Bologna, Italy
May 25, 2015
Title: Mise à jour des horaires de personnel travaillant sur des quarts
- Michael Rabbat, McGill University, Canada
May 31 - June 6, 2015
The mathematical Camp is an activity sponsored by the Mathematical Association of Quebec (AMQ) and Canadian Mathematical Society in order to bring together talented students in mathematics with math researchers.
The 2015 AMQ camp will be held at the University of Montreal from May 31 to June 6, 2015, from Sunday evening to Saturday afternoon. Campers will be housed in the homes of the University of Montreal.
- David Fuller, University of Waterloo, Canada
The FRQNT renewed the GERAD Strategic Cluster grant for the next six years, from 2015 to 2021. Guy Desaulniers, director of GERAD, and Jean-Philippe Waaub, who led the project, would like to highlight the excellent work of everyone involved in the process.